Description: Tower Aproximately 20 Yards North of Ilam Hall
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274480
OS Grid Reference: SK1316050711
OS Grid Coordinates: 413160, 350711
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0535, -1.8051
SK 15 SW ILAM C.P. ILAM PARK
8/122 (17/6) Tower approximately
20 yards North of Ilam
1.2.67. Hall. (Previously listed
as "Small Tower near
Tower, possible former dovecote, c1830. Probably built by James Trubshawe.
Rough faced ashlar; hammer dressed ashlar plinth and steps. Octagonal
plan. Flight of steps leading to ground floor door with Caernarvon arch
head; lancet loops in every other face at mid-height; a roll moulded
string marks the upper stage which consists of alternate square panels
of a blank shield and a cruciform loop; crested eaves to an 8-sided dome
of fishscale work capped by a ball finial. James Trubshawe built the
probably contemporary Ilam Hall to the designs of John Shawe.
Listing NGR: SK1316050711
Source: English Heritage
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